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Canada: Land of the Niagara Falls

Canada is a sparsely populated but picturesque country situated in the northern hemisphere. Although it is second only to Russia in size, however it has only one-fifth of its population. Canada is technologically and industrially advanced and has many dynamic cities like Montreal, Ottawa, Toronto, and Vancouver to name a few. The CN Tower in Toronto is the world’s highest tower building. Apart from this Canada also shares the breathtaking Niagara Falls in Ontario with the US, a neighbour which is its largest trade partner and with which it has a complex relationship.

Canada Profile: Overview of Facts and Figures:
    · National Name: Canada
    · Capital: Ottawa (Ontario state)
    · Total area: 9,984,670 sq km
    · Population: 33,679,263 (2008)
    · Currency: Canadian dollar
    · Languages: English 59.3%, French 23.2% (both official); other 17.5%
    · Ethnicity/ Races: British Isles origin 28%, French origin 23%, other European 15%, indigenous Indian and Inuit 2%, other, mostly Asian, African, Arab 6%, mixed background 26%
    · Religion: Roman Catholic 43%, Protestant 23% (including United Church 10%, Anglican 7%, Baptist 2%, Lutheran 2%), other Christian 4%, Muslim 2%, none 16% (2001)
    · GDP (Per Capita): $ 35,600 (2006)
    · Life Expectancy: Male- 78 Yrs, Female- 82 Yrs (2008)
    · Literacy: 99% (2003 est.)

Geoghraphy and Climate of Canada:
Canada is situated between the Atlantic Ocean on its East and the Pacific Ocean in the west, while the Arctic Ocean lies to its west. It is bordered by the United States to its south and its northwest. It also has the longest coastline in the world. Situated near the Arctic the northern region of Canada is frozen for most part of the year and people generally stay within 200 kms from the coast. Canada also has many active volcanoes like Mount Meager, Mt Garibaldi and Mt Cayley. The Newfoundland region on Eastern Canada is the world’s largest fishing region; Nova Scotia has long been sustained by Atlantic fishing.

Culture and Economy of Canada:
Canada is a multi-cultural and bilingual country with English and French as Official Languages owing to a large percentage of French Canadians. Substantial number of French-Canadians or Francophone population lives in Ontario, Alberta and Southern Manitoba. Canadian culture is also influenced by the aborigines as reflected from the totem pole and Inukshuk symbols.

Being a snow bound country Ice Hockey is the national sport as well as the national pastime, apart from the summer sport of Lacrosse. Canada has also won many medals at many world-sporting events like the Olympics that it hosted in 1976 and will host the winter Olympics in 2010 in Vancouver.

Canada has one of the world’s highest Per Capita Income and is also member of the OECD and G-8. Its economic uniqueness lies in the fact that although it has a well developed Service and Manufacturing industry but at the same time Canada also has a vibrant primary sector with logging, oil and fishing being the major industries.

Tourism, Vacations and Attractions in Canada:
Canada is surely a haven for foreign tourists as it offers number of travel destinations like snow-capped peaks, beautiful lakes, national parks and scenic waterfalls. The Niagara Falls on the Niagara river are by far the most visited tourist hotspots of Canada. Apart from this other attractions for both the budget and the affluent tourist include:

    · Banff National Park
    · Calgary
    · Halifax
    · Montreal
    · Ottawa
    · Quebec City
    · St John's
    · Toronto
    · Vancouver
    · Vancouver Island
    · Whistler

PM Modi's Germany, France and Canada tour

March 28, 2015 at 12:00 AM

PM Modi twitted about his tours to the France, Germany and Canada from 10th April 2015 to 16th April, 2015.

Biodiversity loss may be as stressful for Earth as climate change and pollution

May 3, 2012 at 12:46 PM

London, May 3 (ANI): Loss of biodiversity apparently impacts ecosystems as much as climate change, pollution and other major forms of environmental stress, according to a new study.

Harry Potter's self-writing diary inspires paper that spells out blood type

May 3, 2012 at 12:07 PM

London, May 3 (ANI): A self-writing diary in one of J K Rowling's 'Harry Potter' books has inspired scientists to create a paper that spells out a person's blood type.

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New Zealand, Canada cut taxes on bilateral business

May 3, 2012 at 12:06 PM

Wellington (New Zealand), May 3 (Xinhua-ANI): New Zealand and Canada on Thursday signed a new agreement to stop bilateral business being taxed twice.

Harry Potter's self-writing diary inspires paper that spells out blood type

May 3, 2012 at 12:06 PM

London, May 3 (ANI): A self-writing diary in one of J K Rowling's 'Harry Potter' books has inspired scientists to create a paper that spells out a person's blood type.

MOU signed for building Titanic replica: Chinese shipmaker

May 2, 2012 at 10:06 PM

Nanjing, May 2 (Xinhua-ANI): A shipyard operated by Sinotrans and CSC Holdings Co., Ltd. has signed a memorandum of understanding with Australian billionaire Clive Palmer to build a replica of the Titanic, the shipyard confirmed Wednesday.

Chinese shipyard to build Titanic II

May 2, 2012 at 9:02 PM

Beijing, May 2 (IANS) A Chinese shipyard is planning to build a replica of the Titanic that sank in the Atlantic in 1912 with more than 1,500 people on board. The accident was immortalized in a movie by the same name with Leonardo diCaprio and Kate Winslet starring in leading roles.

RIM offers BlackBerry 10 prototypes to woo developers

May 2, 2012 at 5:14 PM

London, May 2 (ANI): Blackberry maker Research In Motion (RIM) Ltd has given developers prototypes for its upcoming line of smartphones.

Arrested terror suspects in UK said to be involved in plot to finance Al Qaeda in Somalia

May 2, 2012 at 2:42 PM

London, May 1 (ANI): British law enforcement officials have said that the seven terror suspects arrested on Tuesday, were allegedly involved in a plot to finance an Al Qaeda group using drug money.

US puts India, China, Pakistan on IPR watch list

May 2, 2012 at 11:22 AM

Washington, May 2 (IANS) The United States has put India, China, Pakistan and ten other countries on a priority watch list for allegedly providing insufficient protection and enforcement of intellectual property rights or limited market access.

Canadian cookie brand withdraws from UAE markets

May 1, 2012 at 11:46 PM

Dubai, May 1 (IANS/WAM) The UAE environment and water ministry has announced withdrawal of food products manufactured by the Canada-based TWI Food, as they contain almonds and milk which are not declared on the label.

Seven held in Britain on terror funding charges

May 1, 2012 at 6:10 PM

London, May 1 (IANS) Seven people were arrested Tuesday in Britain on suspicion of being involved in the funding of a terrorist organisation, a media report said.

'Light weights just as good for muscle building'

May 1, 2012 at 2:50 PM

Toronto, May 1 (IANS) Lifting less weight more times is just as good at building muscle as doing it with heavy weights, says a new finding.

Dalai Lama returns to Dharamsala, gets warm welcome

April 30, 2012 at 10:18 PM

Dharamsala, Apr 30(ANI): Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama returned to rousing welcome here today. He had gone on an 18-day official visit to the United States of America (USA) and Canada.

Wills-Kat 'walk down the aisle again' on anniversary weekend

April 30, 2012 at 3:14 PM

Washington, Apr 30 (ANI): One year after their own marriage, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge got hitched yet again on Saturday - but this time as guests at the wedding of close friends Hannah Gillingham and Robert Carter at St. Andrews Church in Wingfield, England.

US project enables instant access to medical scans

April 30, 2012 at 1:22 PM

Washington, April 30 (IANS) Patients can now instantly download their medical scans and images from an internet-based "cloud" system and distribute these to their physicians for diagnosis wherever they might be located.

Mental disorder may be blamed for unruly kids

April 29, 2012 at 8:10 PM

Washington, April 29 (ANI): If children behave badly, it may be due to a mental disorder.

William, Kate celebrate first wedding anniversary

April 29, 2012 at 8:10 PM

London, April 29 (IANS) Prince William and his wife Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, Sunday celebrated their first wedding anniversary.

Almost half of Cuba's foreign visitors are Canadians

April 28, 2012 at 11:30 AM

Havana, April 28 (IANS/EFE) Just over 48 percent of foreign tourists who visited Cuba in the first quarter of 2012 came from Canada, according to figures released Friday by the National Statistics Office, or ONE.

Punjab imports cattle semen to improve milch breeds

April 27, 2012 at 7:38 PM

Chandigarh, April 27 (IANS) The Punjab government has imported "high quality semen" from Canada to improve cattle breeds in the state and ensure higher milk yield, a minister said here Friday.

Analytical thinking can erode religious belief: Study

April 27, 2012 at 3:30 PM

Toronto, April 27 (IANS) Analytical thinking can erode religious belief, even in devout believers, says a new study.

Analytic thinking could promote atheism

April 27, 2012 at 1:22 PM

Washington, April 27 (ANI): Analytic thinking can decrease religious belief, even in devout believers, says researchers.

Indonesia suspends US beef imports over mad cow disease

April 26, 2012 at 1:37 PM

Jakarta, April 26 (Xinhua-ANI): An Indonesian senior official said on Thursday that Indonesia will suspend imports of U.S. beef from Thursday because of a confirmed U.S. case of mad cow disease, a local media reported here.

India's second moon mission Chandrayaan-2 to wait

April 26, 2012 at 11:53 AM

Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh), April 26 (IANS) India's second Moon mission Chandrayaan-2, slated for 2014, will have to wait till the country's space agency flies two of its heavy rocket - Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV) - successfully, a top official said Thursday.

India successfully launched it's first indigenous Imaging Satellite Risat-1

April 26, 2012 at 11:33 AM

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Thursday morning successfully launched India's first indigenous microwave Radar Imaging Satellite (Risat-1) into orbit from its PSLV launchpad Sriharikota, some 80 k.m. from Chennai in Andhra Pradesh.................

Vitamin E in diet can be preventive against many cancers

April 24, 2012 at 5:01 PM

A recent study has revealed that the two forms of vitamin D namely gamma and delta-tocopherols that are commonly found in soybean, canola and corn oils as well as nuts may be helpful in the prevention of colon, lung, breast and prostate cancers. Though, it has been a topic of controversies in many scientific journals and the news media that whether vitamin E prevents or promotes cancer.

Anti-depressants doing more harm than good: Study

April 25, 2012 at 1:12 PM

Toronto, April 25 (IANS) Common anti-depressants seem to be doing patients more harm than good, says a new study.

10 mn Indians wish to move to US: Gallup poll

April 25, 2012 at 9:36 AM

Washington, April 25 (IANS) Around 13 percent of the world's adults -- or over 640 million people -- would like to emigrate with roughly 150 million, including ten million Indians wishing to settle in America.

Canada drops non-military sanctions on Myanmar

April 25, 2012 at 7:20 AM

Ottawa, April 25 (IANS) Canada has suspended its non-military sanctions against Myanmar in recognition of the latter's moves towards democracy.

Campaign launched against animal testing for cosmetics

April 24, 2012 at 3:40 PM

New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) Animal rights group Humane Society International (HSI) has launched a global campaign - 'Be Cruelty-Free' - to end animal testing for cosmetics.

Vitamin E in diet 'guards against many cancers'

April 24, 2012 at 1:41 PM

Washington, Apr 24 (ANI): Two forms of vitamin E - gamma and delta-tocopherols found in soybean, canola and corn oils as well as nuts do prevent colon, lung, breast and prostate cancers, according to a new study.

Vitamin E in diet 'guards against many cancers'

April 24, 2012 at 1:08 PM

Washington, Apr 24 (ANI): Two forms of vitamin E - gamma and delta-tocopherols found in soybean, canola and corn oils as well as nuts do prevent colon, lung, breast and prostate cancers, according to a new study.

Pamela Anderson promotes ban on seal fur

April 22, 2012 at 9:00 PM

London, April 22 (IANS) Actress-model Pamela Anderson, who is a prominent animal rights activist has jetted off to Berlin to promote a ban on killing seals for their fur.

China, Canada to promote ties through cultural exchanges

April 20, 2012 at 4:37 PM

Ottawa (Canada), April 20 (Xinhua-ANI): China and Canada agreed Thursday to further deepen ties by improving cultural understanding between the two peoples through exchanges.

Cancer resistance in people taking aspirin: Mystery revealed

April 20, 2012 at 3:44 PM

Researchers have unveiled the puzzling side-effect of taking aspirin: the drug that is supposedly reduces a person's chances of initiation of some forms of cancer.

Clues to aspirin's anti-cancer effects unlocked

April 20, 2012 at 12:53 PM

London, Apr 20 (ANI): Researchers have shed light on a mystifying side-effect of taking aspirin: the drug apparently lowers a person's chances of developing some forms of cancer.

Painting stolen by Nazis recovered, up for sale

April 20, 2012 at 10:13 AM

Miami, April 20 (IANS/EFE) A Jewish family who this week recovered a 16th century painting stolen by the Nazis during World War II announced Thursday that they are putting the piece up for sale.

Eye-recognition techniques picking out 'needle in haystack' much faster

April 19, 2012 at 5:57 PM

Washington, Apr 19 (ANI): Identifying people by capturing pictures of their eyes is becoming easier, a new study has revealed.

Mystery of cosmic rays origin deepens

April 19, 2012 at 4:45 PM

London, Apr 19 (ANI): Although cosmic rays were discovered 100 years ago, their origin has mystified physicists since long.

Bieber impersonator accused of forcing girl to perform sex acts on video chat

April 19, 2012 at 2:53 PM

Washington, Apr 19 (ANI): A Canadian man who has been accused of impersonating teen idol Justin Bieber and coaxing a young girl to perform sex acts online may have victims in up to five countries, authorities in Canada and the U.S. said on Wednesday.

Pattinson to wear wig for 'Twilight' re-shoot

April 19, 2012 at 2:45 PM

Los Angeles, April 19 (IANS) Actor Robert Pattinson will have to wear a wig for his "Twilight" re-shoot because of his trimmed haircut.

No rap career for Bieber

April 19, 2012 at 1:25 PM

Los Angeles, April 19 (IANS) Singer Justin Bieber loves to rap, but says he will never use his skills to launch a career in the genre.

Anti-diabetic substance discovered in liquorice root

April 18, 2012 at 4:05 PM

Washington, Apr 18 (ANI): Researchers have found promising anti-diabetic substance in the amorfrutin class of natural substances.

Brit woman prepares to row solo across Pacific Ocean

April 18, 2012 at 4:05 PM

London, Apr 18 (ANI): Sarah Outen, who is no stranger to adventure, will be on her own once she rows out across the Pacific from a small port in Japan this week until she reaches Canada.

'Greenest ever' London Olympics claims trashed over 'Blood of Bhopal' Dow type sponsors

April 17, 2012 at 2:02 PM

London, Apr 17 (ANI): Human rights groups have dismissed London Olympic chief Sebastian Coe's claims that the upcoming sport event 'will be the greenest ever Games' as 'corporate spin', and will stage a protest against the Olympic committee for picking up sponsors responsible for the 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy, and causing other environmental damage.

'Greenest ever' London Olympics claims trashed over 'Blood of Bhopal' Dow type sponsors

April 17, 2012 at 12:39 PM

London, Apr 17 (ANI): Human rights groups have dismissed London Olympic chief Sebastian Coe's claims that the upcoming sport event 'will be the greenest ever Games' as 'corporate spin', and will stage a protest against the Olympic committee for picking up sponsors responsible for the 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy, and causing other environmental damage.

Indian mums in Canada have more sons

April 17, 2012 at 12:39 PM

Washington, April 17 (ANI): A new study has found that mothers born in India but living in Canada are significantly more likely to have male babies for their second and third births compared with women in Canada.

Expert who discovered Titanic wreck pleads to stop plundering ship

April 16, 2012 at 4:43 PM

London, Apr 16 (ANI): The oceanographer who discovered Titanic has said that enthusiasts must stop plundering the wrecked ship.

Pattinson, Stewart to reshoot 'Twilight' bits

April 16, 2012 at 3:15 PM

Los Angeles, April 16 (IANS) Actors Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart will have to return to Canada one last time before the release of the last installment of "Twilight" series, due to some last-minute reshoots.

Gorillas' diet may ward off cancer

April 16, 2012 at 1:55 PM

London, Apr 16 (ANI): Gorillas and colobus monkeys consume huge quantities of plants, which contain oestrogen-like compounds that may protect against some cancers - but if taken in excessive amounts, it may result in reproductive repercussions, according to a new study.

'Star Trek' tricorder comes closer to reality

April 16, 2012 at 11:47 AM

Wellington, Apr 6 (ANI): A Canadian scientist has come up with a scientific measurement device inspired by the tricorders used in Star Trek - the classic TV series that has spawned several spin-offs in over 45 years.

Half of Brits want to run away from their country

April 15, 2012 at 1:47 PM

London, Apr 15 (ANI): Almost half of the people in Britain are "seriously considering" moving overseas, a survey has found.

Safety fears over 'unclean' and 'unregulated' e-cigarettes

April 14, 2012 at 4:11 PM

London, Apr 14 (ANI): Health experts are demanding stringent controls on electronic cigarettes over concerns that customers could be exposed to poisonous chemicals.

Photo of Muslim woman 'wearing burqa, holding bra' sparks outrage at Canada Varsity

April 14, 2012 at 3:07 PM

Ottawa, April 14 (ANI): A Muslim student in the University of British Columbia, Canada, has been slammed by her peers for displaying a provocative photograph of a woman wearing a niqab and holding up a bra.

Canadian designers make clothes with recycled material

April 14, 2012 at 10:11 AM

Vancouver, April 14 (IANS) A group of fashion designers in Canada have shown that eye-catching creations can be made using discarded candy wrappers or yarn made from old plastic bottles.

Pride resulting from superiority can exacerbate prejudices

April 13, 2012 at 5:56 PM

Washington, April 12 (ANI): The way individuals experience the universal emotion of pride directly impacts how racist and homophobic their attitudes toward other people are, researchers say.

New treatment may help OCD patients overcome fears and doubts

April 11, 2012 at 4:28 PM

Washington, April 11 (ANI): Concordia researchers have come out with a novel approach to treat compulsive checking in obsessive-compulsive disorder sufferers.

Ringo Starr still suffers from stage fright sickness

April 10, 2012 at 8:19 PM

London, Apr 10 (ANI): Former Beatle Ringo Starr has revealed that despite being on stage for 50 years he still gets nervous and often throws up before a performance.

Life expectancy may influence major life decisions

April 10, 2012 at 8:13 PM

Washington, April 10 (ANI): How long people believe they will live may subconsciously influence major life decisions such as marriage, divorce, abortion, having a child and attending university, according to a Queen's University study.

Pinarayi Vijayan summoned in Lavalin graft case

April 10, 2012 at 1:54 PM

Thiruvananthapuram, April 10 (IANS) A Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court Tuesday summoned Pinarayi Vijayan, secretary of the Kerala unit of the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M), in a corruption case related to Canada-based firm SNC Lavalin.

Loss of predators tied with deforestation

April 10, 2012 at 12:34 PM

Washington, April 10 (IANS) The unbridled growth of moose, deer and other herbivore populations is contributing to deforestation thanks to the loss of predators such as wolves.

Life expectancy influences major decisions

April 10, 2012 at 10:34 AM

Toronto, April 10 (IANS) The belief in how long you will live may subconsciously influence major decisions such as marriage, divorce, abortion, having a child or attending university.

Tech groups ask India to revisit market access rules

April 9, 2012 at 7:05 PM

Washington, April 9 (IANS) A number of global technology and business groups want India to reconsider its new rules on government-purchased technology, suggesting they would be at odds with New Delhi's World Trade Organization (WTO) obligations.

Brit man 'fathered 600 children' with own sperm at family's fertility clinic

April 9, 2012 at 3:15 PM

London, Apr 9 (ANI): A British man is believed to have fathered 600 children by repeatedly using his own sperm for women to conceive babies, at the fertility clinic he ran with his wife.

British scientist fathered 600 children?

April 8, 2012 at 7:37 PM

London, April 8 (IANS) A British scientist may have fathered up to 600 children at a controversial London fertility clinic which he set up in the 1940s with his wife.

I was in the wrong body, says transgender beauty contestant

April 8, 2012 at 3:30 PM

Washington, Apr 8 (ANI): Transgender Miss Universe Canada contestant Jenna Talackova has admitted to knowing she was "in the wrong body," since the age of four.

Cuba receives a million visitors

April 6, 2012 at 2:33 PM

Havana, April 6 (IANS) The number of visitors to Cuba this year reached one million Thursday.

Titanic shipwreck to soon come under Unesco's protection

April 6, 2012 at 1:13 PM

London, Apr 6 (ANI): The sunken wreck of the Titanic will get the protection of United Nations cultural agency Unesco as it passes the 100th anniversary of its sinking on 15 April.

Canada adds over 80,000 new jobs

April 6, 2012 at 12:49 PM

Ottawa, April 6 (IANS) Canada added 82,300 new jobs in March, bringing the country's unemployment rate down 0.2 percentage points to 7.2 percent, Statistics Canada announced.

Russia to spend $44 bn on Arctic projects

April 6, 2012 at 8:49 AM

Moscow, April 6 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia intends to spend 1.3 trillion rubles (around $44 billion) on economic and social projects in the Arctic till 2020, a minister said.

Facial movements can betray liars

April 5, 2012 at 6:00 PM

London, April 5 (ANI): Facial ticks that cause raised eyebrows and hints of a smile can give the game away when you lie, researchers say.

Canada's trade with China triples in past decade

April 5, 2012 at 12:41 PM

Ottawa, April 5 (IANS) Canada's international merchandise trade with China has more than tripled in the past decade, according to data released by Statistics Canada.

Bilingual children faster at switching tasks

April 4, 2012 at 5:11 PM

A recent study says that, bilingual children switch their tasks fast in comparison to those speaking only one language.

Bilingual kids faster at switching tasks

April 4, 2012 at 2:08 PM

Toronto, April 4 (IANS) Bilingual children are faster at switching tasks than children who speak only one language, a study says.

Starbucks eyes China market

April 3, 2012 at 4:32 PM

Beijing, April 3 (IANS) Starbucks Corp expects China to become its second-biggest retail market measured by the number of its stores by 2014, following just behind the US.

US, Mexico, Canada reaffirm commitment to security

April 3, 2012 at 10:56 AM

Washington, April 3 (IANS/EFE) US President Barack Obama, Mexican President Felipe Calderon and Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper Monday concluded a summit that highlighted their commitment to greater cooperation on security and economic advancement in North America.

Nasal spray that could combat heart disease coming in 5 years

April 2, 2012 at 11:09 AM

London, April 2 (ANI): A nasal spray that could remove fat in arteries which dramatically raises the risk of heart attacks could be on the market in five years, according to researchers.

Picky females help promote diversity

April 2, 2012 at 11:09 AM

London, April 2 (ANI): Picky females play a critical role in the survival and diversity of species, say researchers.

It's victory of people, says Suu Kyi

April 2, 2012 at 10:37 AM

Yangon, April 2 (IANS) Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi called it a "victory of the people" after her party, the National League for Democracy (NLD), said she had won a seat in the Myanmar parliament.

60 percent Myanmarese in favour of Suu Kyi's party: Survey

March 31, 2012 at 5:36 PM

Yangon, March 31 (IANS) A day before the crucial elections in Myanmar, around 60 percent of respondents in a countrywide survey said they will vote for Nobel laureate Aung Sang Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy (NLD) party.

Islamic book telling husbands to 'beat wives with hand, stick or pull ears' sparks outrage

March 31, 2012 at 2:00 PM

London, Mar 25 (ANI): An Islamic 'marriage guide' has sparked off outrage for advising men to beat their wives with 'hand or stick or pull her by the ears'.

Transgender beauty queen booted from Miss Universe pageant

March 31, 2012 at 2:00 PM

London, Mar 25 (ANI): A beauty pageant contestant has been thrown out of the competition after she was found to be a transgender.

LiLo's criminal record may make her lose out on Liz Taylor role

March 29, 2012 at 12:57 PM

London, Mar 29 (ANI): Lindsay Lohan, who is struggling to get a work permit that could resuscitate her moribund film career, may miss out on playing Elizabeth Taylor due to her criminal record.

Senna's F1 car expected to fetch 750,000 pounds at auction

March 28, 2012 at 6:56 PM

London, Mar 28(ANI): Legendary Formula One driver Ayrton Senna's Toleman car, which he raced during his debut season in 1984 is expected to fetch 750,000 pounds at a Silverstone auction on May 16.

Lady Gaga's video ideas 'got little dark' for ex creative director Laurieann

March 27, 2012 at 6:48 PM

Washington, Mar 27 (ANI): Lady Gaga's former creative director Laurieann Gibson has finally spoken up about her reason for parting ways with her, confessing that the singer's music and video ideas "got a little dark" for her.

Canada releases new plastic currency

March 27, 2012 at 12:40 PM

Ottawa, March 27 (IANS) Canadians will get their first look at a plastic bank note that will replace the paper 50 Canadian dollar bill.

Invesco plans to expand operations in Hyderabad

March 26, 2012 at 11:12 PM

Hyderabad, March 26 (IANS) Invesco Ltd., a global asset management company, plans to expand its operations in Hyderabad, where it has the largest global centre outside its head office in Atlanta.

Green tea could aid athletes hide testosterone doping

March 25, 2012 at 7:20 PM

London, Mar 25 (ANI): Green tea could inadvertently help athletes who dope on testosterone as it has been found to mask the hormone's presence in urine testing.

'Pakistani lawmakers live like royalty, while people are poor'

March 24, 2012 at 11:44 AM

Islamabad, March 24 (IANS) The lifestyle of Pakistani parliamentarians is like that of royalty and in stark contrast to that of "the vast majority of the people have to deal with the much harsher realities of poverty, inflation and a struggle to put food on the table", said a leading daily.

Antidepressant use may cause hypertension in pregnant women

March 22, 2012 at 8:44 PM

London, March 22 (ANI): Pregnant women taking selective serotonin re-uptake inhibitor (SSRI) antidepressants may have increased risk of pregnancy induced high blood pressure ("hypertension"), a new study has warned.

Antidepressant can result in hypertension in pregnant women

March 22, 2012 at 3:12 PM

A new study has revealed that use of selective serotonin re-uptake inhibitor (SSRI) antidepressants during pregnancy can increase the risk of high blood pressure or ?Hypertension? in pregnant women.

Antidepressant use may cause hypertension in pregnant women

March 22, 2012 at 12:08 PM

London, March 22 (ANI): Pregnant women taking selective serotonin re-uptake inhibitor (SSRI) antidepressants may have increased risk of pregnancy induced high blood pressure ("hypertension"), a new study has warned.

Baby's birth leaves tourist parents with 1 million dollar hospital bill

March 17, 2012 at 8:49 PM

Melbourne, Mar 17 (ANI): A couple ended up with a hospital bill of up to 1 million dollars, after they had a daughter while they were holidaying in Canada.

Baby's birth leaves tourist parents with 1 million dollar hospital bill

March 17, 2012 at 7:37 PM

Melbourne, Mar 17 (ANI): A couple ended up with a hospital bill of up to 1 million dollars, after they had a daughter while they were holidaying in Canada.

Telescopes offer rare peek at early stage of star births

March 15, 2012 at 9:24 PM

Washington, Mar 14 (ANI): Using radio and infrared telescopes, astronomers have captured the first tantalizing look at a key early stage in star formation.

Telescopes offer rare peek at early stage of star births

March 15, 2012 at 5:08 PM

Washington, Mar 14 (ANI): Using radio and infrared telescopes, astronomers have captured the first tantalizing look at a key early stage in star formation.

Just 60 secs of combat can seriously impair memory

March 14, 2012 at 9:35 PM

Washington, March 14 (ANI): A new study of police officers has found that just 60 seconds of all-out physical exertion in a threatening situation can seriously damage the memories of those involved for many details of the incident.

Just 60 secs of combat can seriously impair memory

March 14, 2012 at 12:04 PM

Washington, March 14 (ANI): A new study of police officers has found that just 60 seconds of all-out physical exertion in a threatening situation can seriously damage the memories of those involved for many details of the incident.

2 new species of horned dinosaurs named

March 13, 2012 at 9:09 PM

Washington, Mar 13 (ANI): In a new study, scientists have named two new horned dinosaur species based on fossils collected from Alberta, Canada.

Woman drowns sons, orders lunch and then jumps onto busy freeway

March 13, 2012 at 9:08 PM

Melbourne, Mar 13 (ANI): An Australian woman has been charged with killing her two young sons by drowning them in a bathtub.

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